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(Floyd County, Georgia)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Gaines Road Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Gaines Road Cemetery...

The Gaines Road Cemetery is located in Floyd County. The county seat for Floyd County is located in Rome.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Gaines Road Cemetery

Lat:   34.3540°   (34° 21' 14")

Lon:   -85.0749°   (-85° 4' 29")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Gaines Road Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Gaines Road Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Gaines Road Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Gaines Road Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Floyd County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Gaines Road Cemetery.

Calhoun   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Gordon County
 
Cassville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Bartow County
 
Rome   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Summerville   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Trion   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Gaines Road Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Floyd County.

B.F. Shaw Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Bartow County
 
Barnsley Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Bartow County
 
Barnsley United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Bartow County
 
Battey Farm Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Berwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Big Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Blue Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Dodd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Gordon County
 
Dry Creek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Bartow County
 
East View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Eves Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Floyd Springs Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Floyd Springs Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Gordon County
 
Gaines - Watters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Hasty Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Highway 53 - Shannon Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
John Hume Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Jones Bend Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Kerce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Levett Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Mizpah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Mt. Sinai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
New Armuchee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Bartow County
 
Oostanaula Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Plainville Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Reece Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Gordon County
 
Rush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Schwanbeck Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Bartow County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Schwanbeck Family Cemetery (FAG ID #2299526)
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Gordon County
 
Skinner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Snow Springs Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 - Located in Bartow County
 
Sunset Hills Memorial Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Gaines Road Cemetery
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Gaines Road Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Gaines Road Cemetery.

Adairsville   [Map]Hill City   [Map]Rome   [Map]
Armuchee   [Map]Interchange Village   [Map]Shannon   [Map]
Calhoun   [Map]Kingston   [Map]Silver Creek   [Map]
Cassville   [Map]Lindale   [Map]Sugar Valley   [Map]
Coosa   [Map]Lyerly   [Map]Summerville   [Map]
Country Village   [Map]Mount Berry   [Map]Taylorsville   [Map]
Damascus   [Map]New Town   [Map]Trion   [Map]
Euharlee   [Map]Plainville   [Map]White   [Map]
Glenwood   [Map]Resaca   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Gaines Road Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Floyd County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Catoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cobb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dawson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fannin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Forsyth County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Murray County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Paulding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamilton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Georgia,     of Floyd County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Georgia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Georgia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Georgia

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Georgia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Gaines Road Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Gaines Road Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #353686   (Name of Record: Gaines Road Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Floyd
Lat: 34.3539798     Lon: -85.0749474   [Map]
Elev: 199         Map Name: Shannon

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Georgia

About Floyd County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Floyd County: www.floydcountyga.org/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3540, Longitude: -85.0749     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Gaines Road Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Gaines Road Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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